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Within us are the seeds of triumph or defeat. Which seeds will you plant?


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"A single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years mere study of books." Make picture quote!
"All things come round to him who will but wait." Make picture quote!
"A torn jacket is soon mended; but hard words bruise the heart of a child." Make picture quote!
"A thought often makes us hotter than a fire." Make picture quote!
"All things must change to something new, to something strange." Make picture quote!
"Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions." Make picture quote!
"For age is opportunity no less Than youth itself, though in another dress, And as the evening twilight fades away The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day." Make picture quote!
"Sit in reverie and watch the changing color of the waves that break upon the idle seashore of the mind." Make picture quote!
"Simplicity in character, in manners, in style; in all things the supreme excellence is simplicity." Make picture quote!
"Ships that pass in the night, and speak each other in passing, only a signal shown, and a distant voice in the darkness; So on the ocean of life, we pass and speak one another, only a look and a voice, then darkness again and a silence." Make picture quote!
"Resolve and thou art free." Make picture quote!
"Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody." Make picture quote!
"People demand freedom only when they have no power." Make picture quote!
"Not in the shouts and plaudits of the throng, but in ourselves, are triumph and defeat." Make picture quote!
"Something attempted, something done, Has earned a nights repose." Make picture quote!
"Sometimes we may learn more from a man's errors, than from his virtues." Make picture quote!
"Talk not of wasted affection - affection never was wasted." Make picture quote!
"The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do well, and doing well whatever you do without thought of fame. If it comes at all it will come because it is deserved, not because it is sought after." Make picture quote!
"Youth comes but once in a lifetime." Make picture quote!
"Whoever benefits his enemy with straightforward intention that man's enemies will soon fold their hands in devotion." Make picture quote!
"Whenever nature leaves a hole in a person's mind, she generally plasters it over with a thick coat of self-conceit." Make picture quote!
"When she had passed, it seemed like the ceasing of exquisite music." Make picture quote!
"We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done." Make picture quote!
"Thy fate is the common fate of all; Into each life some rain must fall." Make picture quote!
"Thought takes man out of servitude, into freedom." Make picture quote!
"They who go Feel not the pain of parting; it is they Who stay behind that suffer." Make picture quote!
"Therefore trust to thy heart, and to what the world calls illusions." Make picture quote!
"There is nothing holier in this life of ours than the first consciousness of love, the first fluttering of its silken wings." Make picture quote!
"That which the fountain sends forth returns again to the fountain." Make picture quote!
"There are moments in life, when the heart is so full of emotion That if by chance it be shaken, or into its depths like a pebble Drops some careless word, it overflows, and its secret, Spilt on the ground like water, can never be gathered together." Make picture quote!
"The counterfeit and counterpart of Nature is reproduced in art." Make picture quote!
"The strength of criticism lies in the weakness of the thing criticized." Make picture quote!
"The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day." Make picture quote!
"The rapture of pursuing is the prize the vanquished gain." Make picture quote!
"The nearer the dawn the darker the night." Make picture quote!
"The mind of the scholar, if he would leave it large and liberal, should come in contact with other minds." Make picture quote!
"The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books." Make picture quote!
"The life of a man consists not in seeing visions and in dreaming dreams, but in active charity and in willing service." Make picture quote!
"The human voice is the organ of the soul." Make picture quote!
"The Helicon of too many poets is not a hill crowned with sunshine and visited by the Muses and the Graces, but an old, mouldering house, full of gloom and haunted by ghosts." Make picture quote!
"The greatest firmness is the greatest mercy." Make picture quote!
"The best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain." Make picture quote!
"There is no grief like the grief that does not speak." Make picture quote!
"Like a French poem is life; being only perfect in structure when with the masculine rhymes mingled the feminine are." Make picture quote!
"In this world a man must either be anvil or hammer." Make picture quote!
"Intelligence and courtesy not always are combined; Often in a wooden house a golden room we find." Make picture quote!
"Into each life some rain must fall." Make picture quote!
"It is a beautiful trait in the lover's character, that they think no evil of the object loved." Make picture quote!
"It is difficult to know at what moment love begins; it is less difficult to know that it has begun." Make picture quote!
"It is foolish to pretend that one is fully recovered from a disappointed passion. Such wounds always leave a scar." Make picture quote!
"It takes less time to do a thing right, than it does to explain why you did it wrong." Make picture quote!
"Fame comes only when deserved, and then is as inevitable as destiny, for it is destiny." Make picture quote!
"Joy, temperance, and repose, slam the door on the doctor's nose." Make picture quote!
"Lives of great men all remind us, we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us, footprints on the sands of time." Make picture quote!
"Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart." Make picture quote!
"Love gives itself; it is not bought." Make picture quote!
"Love keeps the cold out better than a cloak." Make picture quote!
"Man is always more than he can know of himself; consequently, his accomplishments, time and again, will come as a surprise to him." Make picture quote!
"Men of genius are often dull and inert in society; as the blazing meteor, when it descends to earth, is only a stone." Make picture quote!
"Method is more important than strength, when you wish to control your enemies. By dropping golden beads near a snake, a crow once managed To have a passer-by kill the snake for the beads." Make picture quote!
"Not in the clamor of the crowded street, not in the shouts and plaudits of the throng, but in ourselves, are triumph and defeat." Make picture quote!
"Music is the universal language of mankind." Make picture quote!
"Evil is only good perverted." Make picture quote!
"Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad." Make picture quote!
"Each morning sees some task begun, each evening sees it close; Something attempted, something done, has earned a night's repose." Make picture quote!
"Critics are sentinels in the grand army of letters, stationed at the corners of newspapers and reviews, to challenge every new author." Make picture quote!
"Build today, then strong and sure, With a firm and ample base; And ascending and secure. Shall tomorrow find its place." Make picture quote!
"As to the pure mind all things are pure, so to the poetic mind all things are poetical." Make picture quote!
"Ambition is so powerful a passion in the human breast, that however high we reach we are never satisfied." Make picture quote!
"In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity." Make picture quote!
"For his heart was in his work, and the heart giveth grace unto every art." Make picture quote!
"If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it." Make picture quote!
"Give what you have to somebody, it may be better than you think." Make picture quote!
"The dawn is not distant, nor is the night starless; love is eternal." Make picture quote!
"He that respects himself is safe from others. He wears a coat of mail that none can pierce." Make picture quote!
"Heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight but, while their companions slept, they were toiling upward in the night." Make picture quote!
"However things may seem, no evil thing is success and no good thing is failure." Make picture quote!
"I have an affection for a great city. I feel safe in the neighborhood of man, and enjoy the sweet security of the streets." Make picture quote!
"If we could read the secret history of our enemies we should find in each man's life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility." Make picture quote!
"Morality without religion is only a kind of dead reckoning - an endeavor to find our place on a cloudy sea by measuring the distance we have run, but without any observation of the heavenly bodies." Make picture quote!
"Ah, how good it feels! The hand of an old friend." Make picture quote!
"If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we should find in each man's life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm any hostility." Make picture quote!
"It takes less time to do a thing right than to explain why you did it wrong" Make picture quote!
"Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody." Make picture quote!
"The Mathemagician nodded knowingly and stroked his chin several times. ???You???ll find,??? he remarked gently, ???that the only thing you can do easily is be wrong, and that???s hardly worth the effort.???" Make picture quote!
"The morning pouring everywhere, its golden glory on the air." Make picture quote!
"The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do, well." Make picture quote!
"Yes, we must ever be friends; and of all who offer you friendship let me be ever the first, the truest, the nearest and dearest!" Make picture quote!




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